Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur

internaitional organisation wirkin in the field o naitur conservation an sustainable uise o naitural resoorces
(Reguidit frae IUCN Reid Leet)

The Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur (IUCN) is an internaitional organisation wirkin in the field o naitur conservation an sustainable uise o naitural resoorces.

Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur (IUCN)
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TeepInternaitional organisation
FoonditOctober 1948, Fontainebleau, Fraunce
Heidquarters
Key fowkInger Andersen (Director General)
Zhang Xinsheng (Preses)
Aurie servedWarldwide
Focus(es)Naitur conservation, biodiversity
MissionInfluence, encourage an assist societies throuoot the warld tae conserve the integrity an diversity o naitur an tae ensure that ony uise o naitural resoorces is equitable an ecologically sustainable
RevenueCHF 114 million / US$ 116 million (2013)
Volunteers11,000
EmployeesOwer 1,000 (warldwide)
Members1218
Wabsteidwww.iucn.org
The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
HeidquartersUnitit Kinrick
Region served
Internaitional
Offeecial leid
Inglis
Parent organisation
Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur
AffiliationsSpecies Survival Commission, Birdlife Internaitional, Conservation Internaitional, NatureServe, Botanic Gairdens Conservation Internaitional, Ryal Botanic Gardens, Texas A&M Varsity, Sapienza Varsity o Rome, Zoological Society o Lunnon, Wildscreen
Wabsteidwww.iucnredlist.org

The IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species (kent as the IUCN Reid Leet or Reid Data Leet an aa), foondit in 1964, is the warld's maist comprehensive inventory o the global conservation status o biological species. The IUCN is the warld's main authority on the conservation status o species. A series o Regional Reid Leets are produced bi kintras or organisations, which assess the risk o extinction tae species within a poleetical management unit.